All their deeds are done for men to see. They broaden their phylacteries and lengthen their tassels.
Cross ReferencesExodus 13:9
It shall be a sign for you on your hand and a reminder on your forehead that the law of the LORD is to be on your lips. For with a mighty hand the LORD brought you out of Egypt.
"Speak to the Israelites and tell them that throughout the generations to come they are to make for themselves tassels for the corners of their garments, with a blue cord on each tassel.
Tie them as reminders on your hands and bind them on your foreheads.
Fix these words of mine in your hearts and minds, tie them as a sign on your hands and bind them on your foreheads.
You are to make tassels on the four corners of the cloak you wear.
Be careful not to perform your righteous acts before men to be seen by them. If you do, you will have no reward from your Father in heaven.
So when you give to the needy, do not sound a trumpet before you, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and on the streets, to be praised by men. Truly I tell you, they already have their reward.
And when you pray, do not be like the hypocrites. For they love to pray standing in the synagogues and on the street corners to be seen by men. Truly I tell you, they already have their reward.
Suddenly a woman who had suffered from bleeding for twelve years came up behind Him and touched the fringe of His cloak.
Chapter Outline1. Jesus admonishes the people to follow good doctrine, not bad examples
5. His disciples must beware of their ambition.
13. He denounces eight woes against their hypocrisy and blindness,
34. and prophesies of the destruction of Jerusalem.
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2 Kings 10:16
2 Thessalonians 2:4
Numbers 15:38, 39
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